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Law and Policy Database

Navigate the legal landscape of the Asia and the Pacific region. Our database provides a central repository for legal and policy information, including international instruments, national laws and regulations, and court judgments.

Access international instruments in law and policy reform areas. Explore treaties and agreements, country reports submitted to UN bodies, climate action commitments under the Paris Agreement, soft law instruments shaping international relations, UN committee decisions and documents, and UN General Assembly resolutions.

Explore domestic law across Asia and the Pacific. Find case decisions, court rules, legislation, and policies from ADB’s developing member countries.


Featured Resources



Enabling A Conducive Environment for the Digital Economy in the Kyrgyz Republic Module

This module has been developed for the Kyrgyz Republic to inform and provide tools to government officials, entrepreneurs, and businesses, enabling them to connect to the global community through e-commerce.

E-Learning: Introduction to E-commerce

This practical course covers various e-commerce concepts and explains the fundamentals on what e-commerce is, who can be part of it, how it works, and harnessing technology for business and economic growth.

Core Principles of Environmental Law E-Learning Course

This eLearning resource package contains more than 10 hours' worth of content on the core principles of environmental law, which were identified by environmental law teachers across the Asia as resources they need to enhance their teaching.